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Fighting Back - the Michael Watson Story

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Ten years ago, boxer Michael Watson was at the apex of his career and looked destined to win the WBO super-middleweight championship from Chris Eubank. Instead, Watson received a blow at the end of the llth round that sent him to the canvas and resulted in him being left with severe brain damage. This film centres on Watson's life and determined journey to rehabilitation, and includes contributions from Nigel Benn , Audley Harrison and Tim Westwood , as well as footage of Michael Watson and Chris Eubank meeting for the first time in a decade.
Executive producer Maxine Watson : Series producer Jackie Osei-Tutu (S) (W) BBC ONLINE: Michael Watson will be available for a live online chat immediately after this programme on the website www.bbc.co.uk/sport

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Watson
Unknown: Chris Eubank.
Unknown: Nigel Benn
Unknown: Audley Harrison
Unknown: Tim Westwood
Unknown: Michael Watson
Unknown: Chris Eubank
Producer: Maxine Watson
Producer: Jackie Osei-Tutu
Unknown: Michael Watson

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Fighting Back - the Michael Watson Story

BBC Two England, 23 September 2001 22.05






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